Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy to explain  how we collect, use, communicate, disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy.

General Information

  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
  • We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
  • Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
  • We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
  • We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
  • We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.

Information We Collect From You

Methods Through Which We May Collect Info From You

When you use the Site, contact us or fill out forms on our website, we will collect information about you via the following methods:

  1. Directly from you
  • Request for information about our product or servicds;
  • Comments on our blog posts or other social media functions on the Site;
  • Information from social media or other platforms when you sign on to or otherwise link our Site(s) with your Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, Google, Instagram, Tumblr or other online account;
  1. Via cookies, web beacons or clickstream data

Some information may automatically be collected as you browse our site. Our web server automatically collects information known as “clickstream data,” such as the domain name of the service providing you with Internet access, the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your browser type and version, operating system and platform, the average time spent on our site, pages viewed, information searched for, access times and other relevant statistics. In addition, we may use cookies to collect information relating to your general internet usage. This information may include IP-addresses, browser version, number of visits and similar such information relating to your navigation of the internet and our site. A ‘cookie’ is a small text file that is placed on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalized service, for instance by storing information about your preferences and allowing us to recognize you when you return to our site. You may refuse to accept cookies by activating settings on your internet browser or reviewing the options in the Cookie Policy below. However, please note that if you select such settings you may be unable to access certain parts of our site. Certain pages on our site may also contain “web beacons” (also known as Internet tags, pixel tags or clear GIFs). Web beacons may allow third parties to obtain non-personally identifiable information such as the IP address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears, the URL of the page on which the beacon appears, the time the page containing the beacon was viewed, the type of browser used to view the page, and the information in cookies set by the third party. We use log files to store the data that is collected through web beacons.

On each of your visits to our Site, we may automatically collect the following information:

  • Technical information, including IP address, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
  • Information about your visit, including the full URL clickstream to, through and from our Site (including date and time);
  • Pages you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page.
  • We may also use cookies or other tracking technologies from third parties on our Site. Please see our Cookies Policy for more information.

We do not collect information such as: your specific device location, your photos/camera, your contacts, and your microphone/voice.

The data we collect and process about you may include your:

  • Name
  • Address
  • e-mail address
  • phone number
  • on-site comments on our blog posts
  • comments on our twitter, facebook, instagram or snapchat accounts
  • content of correspondence with us

Information we collect from other sources

We may receive information about you if you use any of the other websites operated by YouBGM. In this case we will have informed you when we collected that data that it may be shared internally and combined with data collected on this Site.

Third party business partners and vendors such as technical services, payment and delivery services, advertising networks, analytics providers, search information providers, or other service providers may provide information about you when performing their services for us.

Information we receive with your consent may include email address, first and last name, location (city and country), gender, date of birth, likes, posts or other activity. Please review your privacy settings to control what information is provided to us through this option.

Our Site may include features that allow you to post content or otherwise interact with third party services, such as social media. Our use of information collected by us is governed by this Privacy Policy. The collection and use of information by the third-party service who provides such functionality is governed by that third party’s privacy policy.

Cookie Policy

We use cookies and other tracking technologies for the following purposes:

  • Assisting you in navigation;
  • Assisting in your ability to provide feedback or comments on our blog;
  • Analyzing your interest in our properties and;
  • Assisting with our promotional and marketing efforts.

Statistical Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites.

They do not store personal information directly, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

  • Google Analytics
  • Facebook API
  • ShareThis
  • Twitter
  • LassoCRM

Transmission of Your Information Via the Internet

The general transmission of information via the internet may not be completely secure. Any transmission is therefore made at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access. We use industry standard technology to maintain the confidentiality and accuracy of the personal information you provide to us. We periodically review our security measures to ensure the security of your information. However, we cannot guarantee that any information you submit to us will be free from unauthorized third-party intrusion. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. Do not share the password with anyone.

How Your Information May Be Used

We may use information held about you in the following ways:

  • To provide our Site to you, including internal operations, troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, security, safety, and statistical purposes;
  • To provide you with information our promotions;
  • To provide you, with information about goods or services, including through interest-based advertising;
  • To carry out our obligations arising from any agreements entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;
  • To improve our Site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;
  • To notify you about changes to our Site or to manage your access to the Site;
  • To respond to your queries;
  • To allow you to interact with our Site, for example by posting comments;
  • To allow you to share information from our Site on third party social media platforms;
  • To comply with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • To help protect you and others, we monitor use of our sites, and we use the information we collect, including personal information, to identify fraudulent activities and transactions; prevent abuse of and investigate and/or seek prosecution for any potential threats to or misuse

 

Disclosure of your Information

We do not rent or sell your Personal Information to anyone. We may share and disclose information (including Personal Information) about our customers in the following limited circumstances:

  1. Vendors, consultants and other service providers: We may share your information with third party vendors, consultants and other service providers who we employ to perform tasks on our behalf. These companies include:

 

NameWebsiteWhyRequiredContact Info
Sendgridhttps://sendgrid.comPlatform notifications, and Communication.Yeshttps://sendgrid.com/contact/
Mailchimphttps://mailchimp.com/Email MarketingYeshttps://mailchimp.com/contact/

 

  1. If we have received your Personal Information in Canada or the United States and subsequently transferred that information to a third-party agent or service provider for processing, we shall remain responsible for ensuring that such third-party agent or service provider processes your Personal Information to the standard required by our privacy shield commitments (see the “International Data Transfers” section). Unless we tell you otherwise and you consent, our vendors do not have any right to use the Personal Information we share with them beyond what is necessary to assist us.
  2. Aggregated and anonymized data, or data where personally identifiable information has been removed, may be provided to advertisers, advertising networks and social networks that require the data to select and serve relevant advertisements to you and others. We may also use aggregate information to help advertisers reach the kind of audience they want to target. We may make use of information we have collected from you to enable us to comply with our advertisers’ wishes by displaying their advertisement to that target audience;
  3. Analytics and search engine providers that assist us in the improvement and optimization of our Site.

 

Storage and Transfer of Data

Personal Information you submit on the Site or through the Services is sent to the United States and will be primarily processed by us in the United States and potentially in other countries on our hosted service providers cloud servers on our behalf. These countries may not have similar data protection laws to those in your country of residence. However, we will always protect your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy wherever it is processed. All the information you provide may be processed and stored, transferred or accessed by entities as described in this policy. By submitting your information and using our Site, you consent to this transfer, storing or processing, consistent with applicable law.

 

We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy. The security of your personal information is important to us. We have implemented appropriate technical, administrative, and physical controls to protect information about you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our Site, you are responsible for keeping this password safe. Do not share a password with anyone.

 Access to your data and other rights

We try to be as open as we can about the data that we process and recommend you ask us if you have questions about the data we hold on you.   This Privacy Policy is intended to provide you with information about what personal data our Site collects about you and how it is used. If you have any questions, please contact us at info@youbgm.com.

You may request information about: the purpose of the processing; the categories of personal data concerned; who else outside the Site might have received the data from us; what the source of the information was (if you didn’t provide it directly to us); and how long it will be stored. You have a right to correct or rectify your personal data maintained by us if it is not accurate. You may request that we erase that data or stop processing it, subject to some exceptions. You can also request that we stop using your data for direct marketing purposes. In most jurisdictions, you have the right to register a complaint with the appropriate data protection authority if you have concerns about how we process your personal data. When technically feasible, we will – at your request – provide your personal data to you or transmit it directly to another controller.

Reasonable access to your personal data may be provided upon request made to us at info@youbgm.com. If access cannot be provided within a reasonable time frame, we will provide you with a date when the information will be provided. If for some reason access is denied, we will provide an explanation as to why access has been denied.

Update Your Information

You may update, correct or delete information about you at any time by emailing us at info@youbgm.com. We will retain your personal information for the amount of time necessary to fulfill purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy. If you wish to remove your information, please email us at info@youbgm.com, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you for a certain period of time. We will respond to your access request within 30 days.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.

We will retain personal data we process on behalf of our customers as directed by paying customers. We will retain this personal information as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce agreements.

Upon request, we will provide you with information about whether we hold, or process on behalf of a third party, any of your personal information of which we are aware. To request this information, contact us at info@youbgm.com.

You can accept or reject cookies through our Privacy Preference Center, accessible by clicking the “Cookie Settings” button in our Cookie Policy. You can also do so by adjusting your web browser controls. Please consult our Cookie Policy for more information about our use of cookies and how to accept and reject them.

You can opt out of receiving promotional and newsletter emails from us by following the opt-out instructions provided in those emails. You may also opt-out of receiving promotional emails and other promotional communications from us at any time by emailing info@youbgm.com with your specific request. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional communications, such as security alerts and notices related to your access to or use of Site services or those about your online account or our ongoing business relations.

If you would like to access, review, update, rectify, and delete any Personal Information we hold about you, or exercise any other data subject right available to you under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you can revoke, consent, or edit data or email us at info@youbgm.com.

Please note that we may still use any aggregated and de-identified Personal Information that does not identify any individual and may also retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

If you are a resident of California you may have a right pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code to obtain certain information about the types of personal data that we have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year, including the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties.

Please contact us at info@youbgm.com  if you would like to exercise any of your rights explained above in relation to your personal data.

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